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    Regulatory Job Seekers, Employers to Connect via RAPS Virtual Career Fair, 23 June

    RAPS will host its next Virtual Career Fair on Thursday, 23 June, from 12:00 to 4:00 pm EDT. RAPS’ Virtual Career Fairs are held regularly throughout the year. They are a convenient way for regulatory job seekers and employers looking to hire regulatory talent to connect online in real time. Prestige Brands is a confirmed exhibitor for the 23 June fair. Other employers who wish to participate can find out how to exhibit here . Participation in the event ...
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    RAPS to Host First Virtual Career Fair of 2016 This Week

    RAPS will host its first Virtual Career Fair of 2016 this week on Thursday, 11 February, from 12:00 to 4:30 pm EST. RAPS’ Virtual Career Fairs are held regularly online and provide a convenient venue for regulatory job seekers and recruiters to connect confidentially in real time. Confirmed exhibitors for the 11 February fair are: GlaxoSmithKline Adecco Globus Medical Participation in the event is free for job seekers, who may register using th...
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    RAPS Virtual Career Fair to Take Place 10 December

    RAPS will host its final Virtual Career Fair of 2015 on 10 December from 12:00 to 4:30 pm EST. The online event provides a convenient venue for regulatory job seekers and recruiters to connect confidentially and in real time without having to leave the comfort of their homes or offices. Confirmed exhibitors for the 10 December fair are: BioNJ Globus Medical Abiomed Bovie Fresenius RTI Surgical Participation in the event is free for job seeke...
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    RAPS Virtual Career Fair to Take Place 13 August

    RAPS will host another in its series of Virtual Career Fairs this Thursday, 13 August from 12:00 to 4:30 pm EDT. The event, held completely online, provides a venue for regulatory job seekers and recruiters to connect conveniently, confidentially and in real time without having to leave their desks. Confirmed exhibitors for the 13 August fair are: Mylan Globus Medical Hollister Arazy Group Participation in the event is free for job seekers, who ...
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    RAPS Virtual Career Fair Planned for 18 June

    RAPS’ next Virtual Career Fair is planned for Thursday, 18 June 2015, from 12 to 4:30 pm EDT. RAPS has been hosting these online events regularly since 2010, and they have proved extremely popular. Average attendance is 200–300. This is will be the second one this year; the first was held in April. The Virtual Career Fair allows regulatory job seekers the opportunity to chat live in an interactive virtual environment with hiring managers and recruiters from to...
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    Next RAPS Virtual Career Fair Coming Up 23 April

    The next RAPS Virtual Career Fair will take place on Thursday, 23 April 2015, from 12 to 4:30 pm EDT. This virtual event brings together hiring managers and recruiters from leading healthcare organizations with regulatory job seekers in an interactive online job fair. Using an online platform, job seekers can chat in real time with representatives from companies that are hiring now, submit resumes and respond to multiple job openings securely and easily. Registrati...
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    FDA's Long, Long Search for a Chief Information Officer

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is having a difficult time finding a suitable candidate for its vacant chief information officer (CIO) position. Background FDA has been without a permanent CIO since March 2013, when Eric Perakslis, formerly of Johnson & Johnson, left the agency after just six months . The position has been filled on an acting basis since then by Walter Harris , who is also FDA's deputy commissioner for operations. As FierceBiotechIT note...
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    FDA, in Midst of Developing Biosimilars Policy, Seeks Permanent Medical Policy Director

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking a new director for the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research's (CDER) Office of Medical Policy (OMP). The position has previously been held by FDA's Rachel Sherman, and is now held by Acting Director Capt. Denise Hinton . The 150-person office is influential within FDA, and describes itself as the "driving force" behind drug policy development at the agency. Hinton's agency profile notes that the office is involved ...
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    RAPS DC/Baltimore Chapter Sponsors Career Day at Johns Hopkins

    Students, graduates and representatives from industry and government were on hand for the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS)/Johns Hopkins Career Day on 20 May at Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus in Rockville, MD. The objective of the event was to provide participants with an opportunity to hear from, and connect with, senior regularly professionals, and to participate in a hands-on workshop on career management. Staff from the US Food and ...
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    Next RAPS Virtual Career Fair: 17 May

    The Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) will host its next Virtual Career Fair on Thursday, 17 May, from 10 am-6 pm EDT. RAPS members can enter the fair at 9 am-one hour ahead of the general public-to gain exclusive access to recruiters. The virtual event is an interactive online job fair for regulatory jobseekers and companies looking to fill open regulatory positions. Through the Virtual Career Fair portal, jobseekers can submit resumes and respond to multip...
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    Choosing the Right Regulatory Career: An Inside Look

    "Choosing the Right Regulatory Career" looks at the wide range of opportunities available to those interested in the regulatory profession. The 21 authors, all experienced regulatory professionals, discuss the role of the regulatory professional in a variety of settings including large and small prescription drug companies, generic pharmaceutical companies, medical device and IVD manufacturers, Institutional Review Boards and consultancies, as well as specialties suc...